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[movies]Treatment of compound fractures Part One
The method of treating compound fractures of the leg and knee both surgically and post-operatively (with and without plaster) is demonstrated. Evidence is provided of the efficacy of treatment with recovered patients walking before the camera displaying a normal gait. The surgical footage is, however, rather graphic despite the nature and age of the material. Treatment is devised to ward against infection...
Keywords: Fractures, Open; Leg -- surgery; Casts, Surgical
Downloads: 2
[movies]Syringomyelia - Wellcome Library
Film of treatment of syringomyelia (disorder in which a cyst or cavity forms within the spinal cord). Two operation sequences, each showing exposure of cervical spinal cord, aspiration of syringomyelic cavity, longitudinal division of the cord and closure of dura. Also shows the post-operative condition of several patients. 2 segments.
Keywords: Orthopedics -- surgery; Spinal Cord; Syringomyelia -- surgery; Surgery; Medical sciences; Orthopedics -- surgery; Spinal Cord; Syringomyelia -- surgery; Surgeons
Downloads: 90
[movies]Aseptic closure of a caecostomy stoma - Wellcome Library
This surgical demonstration of the aseptic closure of a caescostomy stoma (artificial opening on abdomen to collect waste) includes shots of the skin incised, the stoma closed, the caecum free from skin, the bowel double clamped, the redundant portion excised, the cut crushed edge sutured, invaginating sutures and the closure of the abdomen. 2 segments.
Keywords: Colon; Colon -- surgery; Cecum -- surgery; Surgery; Medical sciences; Colon; Colon -- surgery; Cecum -- surgery; Surgeons
Downloads: 314
[movies]Facial paralysis following mastoid disease and operation - Wellcome Library
An operation, performed by master facial surgeons Gillies and McIndoe, to correct a facial paralysis in a young man. The surgery is shown in detail and explained step by step through intertitles. Immediately after the operation, over-correction is noted in the patient. Later results show the patient's face with increased mobility and little scarring. A further patient, a young boy with the same condition, is shown smiling and eating a biscuit...
Keywords: Facial Paralysis -- surgery; Face -- surgery; Surgery; Medical sciences; Facial Paralysis -- surgery; Face -- surgery; Surgeons
Downloads: 152
[movies]Exterpation of a splenic tumor - Wellcome Library
A straightforward record of the operative removal of an enlarged spleen. 1 segment.
Keywords: Spleen; Splenic Neoplasms -- surgery; General Surgery; Surgery; Medical sciences; Spleen; Splenic Neoplasms -- surgery; General Surgery; Surgeons
Downloads: 332
[movies]Treatment of pes cavus by surgery - Wellcome Library
The stages of an operation on a case of pes cavus (highly arched foot) are shown. 3 segments.
Keywords: Orthopedics -- surgery; Foot Deformities; Foot -- surgery; Surgery; Medical sciences; Orthopedics -- surgery; Foot Deformities; Foot -- surgery; Surgeons
Downloads: 285
[movies]Indirect inguinal hernia : operative technique - Wellcome Library
This film shows the repair of an indirect inguinal hernia. It was intended to show the essential steps in the operation and not the details of technique. 2 segments.
Keywords: Hernia; Hernia, Inguinal -- surgery; General Surgery; Surgery; Hernia; Hernia, Inguinal -- surgery; General Surgery; Surgeons
Downloads: 663
[movies]Operative reduction of a badly set fracture of a bone by means of the rotation process - Wellcome Library
A longitudinal displacement of a transverse fracture of the humerous (the arm) is reduced by open operation. 1 segment.
Keywords: Orthopedics -- surgery; Fractures, Bone -- surgery; Surgery; Orthopedics -- surgery; Fractures, Bone -- surgery; Health professionals
Downloads: 77
[movies]Craniectomy - Wellcome Library
This film shows the method of use of the craniotome shown during an operation and on a dummy bone. 2 segments.
Keywords: Neurology -- surgery; Neurology; Neurology -- surgery; Surgeons
Downloads: 118
[movies]Occipital puncture - Wellcome Library
Route of needle demonstrated on skeleton, by diagram and on patient. Aspiration and air replacement for encephalography. 2 segments.
Keywords: Neurology -- surgery; Neurology; Brain; Neurology -- surgery; Surgeons
Downloads: 168
[movies]Radical amputation of the left breast for duct carcinoma - Wellcome Library
A film showing the mastectomy of a breast to treat breast cancer. Introduction, incision, lymphatic drainage, skin undercut pectoral muscles divided at insertion axilla dissected axillary structures demonstrated specimen amputated wound closed and dressed macroscopic appearance of specimen. 3 segments.
Keywords: Neoplasms; General Surgery; Breast Neoplasms -- surgery; Lymph Nodes -- surgery; Cancer; Surgery; Neoplasms; General Surgery; Breast Neoplasms -- surgery; Lymph Nodes -- surgery; Surgeons
Downloads: 507
[movies]Ovariotomy for large cystoadenoma ovarii - Wellcome Library
A film showing an ovariotomy to treat a large cystoadenoma ovarrii. The appearance of the abdomen before the operation is shown. A paramedian incision is made, exposing the tumour. Fluid content is tapped and collected, adhesions divided and the tumour delivered. Constituents of the pedicle are identified and ligated. The other ovary is examined and removed with preservation of some ovarian tissue...
Keywords: Gynecology -- surgery; Ovarian Neoplasms -- surgery; Surgery; Medical sciences; Womens health; Gynecology -- surgery; Ovarian Neoplasms -- surgery; Surgeons. Gynaecologists
Downloads: 118
[movies]Partial colectomy for carcinoma of the rectum - Wellcome Library
A straightforward account of an operation to reduce the colorectum and remove a carcinoma of the rectum. 4 segments.
Keywords: Colorectal Surgery; Gastrointestinal Neoplasms; Colon -- surgery; Colonic Neoplasms; Surgery; Medical sciences; Colorectal Surgery; Gastrointestinal Neoplasms; Colon -- surgery; Colonic Neoplasms; Surgeons
Downloads: 136
[movies]Simple or Schwartze operation for acute mastoiditis - Wellcome Library
Demonstration of an operation for acute mastoiditis (infection of the temporal bone) in a six-year-old child, followed by a demonstration of an operation for an abscess of the post-aural lymphatic gland. 3 segments.
Keywords: Ear -- surgery; Mastoid; Mastoiditis -- surgery; Pediatrics; Pediatrics; Surgery; Medical sciences; Ear -- surgery; Mastoid; Mastoiditis -- surgery; Pediatrics; Surgeons
Downloads: 349
[movies]Surgical correction of female sterility - Wellcome Library
Twelve problems of sterility and the surgery carried out to correct them are performed by surgeon Carlos D. Guerro, Professor of Surgical Pathology and Gynocology, Universidad National, Mexico. The operations include: 1. Ovarian surgery: removal of an ovarian abscess 2. Ovarian surgery: excision of ovarian cysts, test of tubal patency 3. Ovarian surgery: bilateral partial cophorectomy 4. Tubal surgery: bilateral partial resection of fallopian tubes 5...
Keywords: Uterus; Ovary -- surgery; Infertility, Female; Gynecology -- surgery; Myoma -- surgery; Fallopian Tubes; Ovarian Cysts -- surgery; Womens health; Surgery; Medical sciences; b16734695; Uterus; Ovary -- surgery; Infertility, Female; Gynecology -- surgery; Myoma -- surgery; Fallopian Tubes; Ovarian Cysts -- surgery; Gynaecologists. Postgraduates
Downloads: 281
[movies]Thoracoplasty : Part 2 - Wellcome Library
The second of two films recording a surgical thoracoplasty (the removal of ribs) to treat scoliosis. 1 segment.
Keywords: Thoracoplasty; Respiratory System; Ribs -- surgery; Scoliosis; Surgery; Medical sciences; Thoracoplasty; Respiratory System; Ribs -- surgery; Scoliosis; Surgeons
Downloads: 430
[movies]Hinged graft for depressed nasal bridge - Wellcome Library
Demonstration of operation for restoring nasal bridge with cartilage graft. Spare cartilage stored subcutaneously in abdominal wall. View of completed nose. Testing support of the tip. 4 segments.
Keywords: Nose -- surgery; Nasal Bone; Rhinoplasty; Surgery; Medical sciences; Nose -- surgery; Nasal Bone; Rhinoplasty; Surgeons
Downloads: 128
[movies]Thoracoplasty : Part 1 - Wellcome Library
First of two films recording a surgical thoracoplasty (the removal of ribs) to treat scoliosis. 3 segments.
Keywords: Thoracoplasty; Respiratory System; Scoliosis; Ribs -- surgery; Medical sciences; Surgery; Thoracoplasty; Respiratory System; Scoliosis; Ribs -- surgery; Surgeons
Downloads: 126
[movies]Radical mastoid operation - Wellcome Library
Shows step-by-step an operation carried out for the relief of chronic middle ear suppuration of many years standing caused by a mastoid process of the dense acellular type. 3 segments.
Keywords: Ear, Middle -- surgery; Mastoid; Surgery; Medical sciences; Ear, Middle -- surgery; Mastoid; Surgeons
Downloads: 189
[movies]Technique of the radical abdomino-perineal (Miles's) operation - Wellcome Library
A step by step account and full surgical demonstration of the abdomino-perineal technique pioneered by W. E. Miles. The intertitles provide very technical and detailed explanations of the steps of the procedure that results in a cancerous tumour being removed. 6 segments.
Keywords: Rectal Neoplasms; Colorectal Surgery; Rectum; Surgery; Medical sciences; Rectal Neoplasms; Colorectal Surgery; Rectum; Surgeons
Downloads: 2,196
[movies]Cholecystectomy - Wellcome Library
A straightforward account of the operative techniques involved in surgery to remove the gallbladder. Upon exploration of the patient's abdomen, the appendix is also removed. 5 segments.
Keywords: Cholecystectomy; Gallbladder; General Surgery; Surgery; Medical sciences; Cholecystectomy; Gallbladder; General Surgery; Surgeons
Downloads: 236
[movies]Osteoplastic craniotomy - Wellcome Library
A step by step account of this operative procedure to examine the patient's brain for evidence of a tumour. A circle of skull is removed using specialised equipment, the brain examined, the bone flap replaced, and the patient is seen in bed at the end of the procedure. 4 segments.
Keywords: Neurology -- surgery; Craniotomy; Brain; Medical sciences; Surgery; Neurology; Brain; Neurology -- surgery; Craniotomy; Brain; Neurosurgeons
Downloads: 421
[movies]Surgical anatomy of temporal bone and the simple or Schwartze operation for acute mastoiditis - Wellcome Library
The surgical anatomy of the temporal bone (bone behind the ear) of a child is shown in close-up, followed by a demonstration of the Schwartze operation for acute mastoiditis (infection of the temporal bone). 3 segments.
Keywords: Ear -- surgery; Mastoid; Pediatrics; Mastoiditis -- surgery; Temporal Bone; Pediatrics; Surgery; Medical sciences; Ear -- surgery; Mastoid; Pediatrics; Mastoiditis -- surgery; Temporal Bone; Surgeons
Downloads: 370
[movies]Prefrontal tuberculoma - Wellcome Library
A brief demonstration of a case of a prefrontal brain tumour. The growth was caused by tuberculosis. An x-ray of the patient's head is shown. The operation to remove the tumour is shown, and the removed tumour is displayed. The male patient is shown six months after the surgery, healthy and recovered but with slightly impaired movements. 1 segment.
Keywords: Neurology; Prefrontal Cortex -- surgery; Brain Neoplasms; Brain -- surgery; Tuberculosis; Tuberculoma, Intracranial; Neurology; Brain; Surgery; Neurology; Prefrontal Cortex -- surgery; Brain Neoplasms; Brain -- surgery; Tuberculosis; Tuberculoma, Intracranial; Neurologists
Downloads: 297
[movies]Exophthalmic goitre : operative technique - Wellcome Library
Opening with the clinical aspect, the film proceeds to show a complete record of an operation to treat Graves Disease (a common form of hyperthyroidism). 4 segments.
Keywords: Goiter; Graves Disease -- surgery; Thyroid Gland -- abnormalities; Surgery; Goiter; Graves Disease -- surgery; Thyroid Gland -- abnormalities; Surgeons. Ophthalmologists
Downloads: 118
[movies]Operation for abdominal cryptorchid - Wellcome Library
Shows preparation of a colt for operation to remove a testicle. Exploration of inguinal canals abdomen opened and testicles removed. 3 segments.
Keywords: General Surgery; Veterinary Medicine; Horses; Cryptorchidism; Testis; Veterinary medicine; Surgery; General Surgery; Veterinary Medicine; Horses; Cryptorchidism; Testis; Surgeons
Downloads: 194
[movies]Modern aseptic operating technique - Wellcome Library
A film about the necessity of sterilising surgical instruments before and after surgery which looks at the main aspects of aseptic operating techniques as sanctioned in the late 1930s. Includes an historical introduction. We are shown the steam sterilization of dressings, the boiling of instruments and antiseptic solutions. The theatre is cleaned, an instrument trolley laid out. Scrubbing up is shown and swabs counted and checked...
Keywords: Infection Control; General Surgery; Urologic Surgical Procedures; Surgery; Hygiene; Infection Control; General Surgery; Urologic Surgical Procedures; Student nurses
Downloads: 189
[movies]Left nephrectomy - Wellcome Library
A straightforward demonstration of the main features of this operation to remove the left kidney. 4 segments.
Keywords: Nephrectomy; Kidney; Surgery; Nephrectomy; Kidney; Surgeons
Downloads: 148
[movies]Effective burn treatment - Wellcome Library
Shows the treatment on a male pilot who sustained burns in a plane crash. Operative procedure on third degree burns: application of Terramycin to prevent infection during skin grafting on arms and legs. The process of the treatment is followed. 2 segments.
Keywords: Surgery, Plastic; Burns; Skin Transplantation; Medical sciences; Surgery, Plastic; Burns; Skin Transplantation; Junior doctors
Downloads: 150
[movies]Treatment of chronic ulcers of the leg - Wellcome Library
A film showing the treatment of ulceration of leg veins by injection with sodium morrhuate and by skin grafting methods. The first part shows the injection of ulcerated leg veins with sodium morrhuate. Problems with using excessive dosage are shown with examples of necrosis. Injection into an exposed vein under anaesthetic is shown. The second part shows skin grafts being cut with stencil under local anaesthesia and the graft being inserted beneath the granulations of the ulcer...
Keywords: Dermatology; Surgery, Plastic; Leg; Ulcer -- therapy; Skin Transplantation; Varicose Veins; Medical sciences; Surgery; Dermatology; Surgery, Plastic; Leg; Ulcer -- therapy; Skin Transplantation; Varicose Veins; Surgeons
Downloads: 83
[movies]Suprapubic cystectotomy : McGowan Parker technique - Wellcome Library
A record of an operation to treat an unspecified bladder problem in a female patient. The abdomen and bladder are incised and a catheter is inserted. 2 segments.
Keywords: Cystectomy; Urinary Bladder; Surgery; Medical sciences; Cystectomy; Urinary Bladder; Surgeons
Downloads: 71
[movies]Acute appendicitis - Wellcome Library
Shows surgery to treat acute appendicitis including the use of the McBurney incision. Advice is given on the treatment of advanced cases and their complications. 4 segments.
Keywords: Appendix; Appendicitis; Appendectomy; Surgery; Medical sciences; Appendix; Appendicitis; Appendectomy; Surgeons
Downloads: 1,573
[movies]Removal of tonsils and adenoids - Wellcome Library
Steps of operation for removal of tonsils by dissection and of adenoids by La Force Guillotine (a type of surgical instrument). 2 segments.
Keywords: Tonsillectomy; Adenoidectomy; Pediatrics; Surgery; Tonsillectomy; Adenoidectomy; Pediatrics; Surgeons
Downloads: 418
[movies]Ventricle stripping operation - Wellcome Library
Operation on a horse to remove the ventricular sac. Steps of operation shown. 3 segments.
Keywords: Cardiovascular Surgical Procedures; Surgery, Veterinary; Horses; Cardiovascular systems; Zoology; Veterinary medicine; Cardiovascular Surgical Procedures; Surgery, Veterinary; Horses; Surgeons
Downloads: 82
[movies]Caesarean section at full term for contracted pelvis - Wellcome Library
This film depicts a standard caesarean section operation, with intertitles explaining the various stages. 3 segments.
Keywords: Obstetric Surgical Procedures; Cesarean Section; Birth; Surgery; Obstetric Surgical Procedures; Cesarean Section; Obstetricians. Surgeons
Downloads: 707
[movies]Intraperitoneal cervical caesarean section - Wellcome Library
A record of a caesarean section operation. The procedure is filmed in close up, with explanatory intertitles. 4 segments.
Keywords: Cesarean Section; Obstetric Surgical Procedures; Birth; Surgery; Cesarean Section; Obstetric Surgical Procedures; Obstetricians. Surgeons
Downloads: 483
[movies]Partial gastroectomy under local anaesthesia - Wellcome Library
The technique of abdominal field block and splanchnic block are shown in detail and illustrated by an operation for cancer of the stomach in a 65-year-old woman with a large pyloric carcinoma. 5 segments.
Keywords: Abdominal Neoplasms; Anesthesia; Procaine; Surgery; Medical sciences; Abdominal Neoplasms; Anesthesia; Procaine; Surgeons. Anaesthetists
Downloads: 160
[movies]Aseptic operating theatre technique - Wellcome Library
This film illustrates various methods of sterilisation for the total abolition of germs from every surface and material which approaches the field of operation. Techniques shown include the use of an autoclave, sterilising using boiling water, boiling oil, a naked flame, antiseptics, paraform vapour and dry heat. We also see at the end how a patient is prepared for an operation on the knee. 2 segments.
Keywords: Operating Rooms; Infection Control; Urologic Surgical Procedures; Surgery; Operating Rooms; Infection Control; Urologic Surgical Procedures; Nurses surgeons
Downloads: 512
[movies]Indirect inguinal hernia : anatomical aspects - Wellcome Library
This film informs the audience about the anatomy of the male inguinal area (area in the abdomen that conveys the spermatic cord). The anatomy of the inguinal region the assumption by man of the upright position stresses on abdominal wall. Dissection of the region exposure of transversalis muscles and fascia reflection of them exposes the peritoneum. 3 segments.
Keywords: Anatomy; Hernia, Inguinal; Inguinal Canal -- anatomy & histology; Anatomy; Surgery; Anatomy; Hernia, Inguinal; Inguinal Canal -- anatomy & histology; Medical students
Downloads: 626
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